Library News

11 Sep 2017
WHSC Library CLOSED Tuesday, September 12, 2017

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close on Monday, September 11, 2017 and Tuesday, September 12, 2017 due to possible inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed Monday, September 11, 2017 AND Tuesday, September 12, 2017.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the...

10 Sep 2017
WHSC Library closed September 11, 2017

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close on Monday, September 11, 2017 due to possible inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed Monday, September 11, 2017.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the university website at www.emory.edu, or watch for all-Emory email advisories.

23 Jul 2017
e-Anatomy replacing AnatomyTV

Beginning August 1, 2017, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will no longer offer subscription access to AnatomyTV.  Users are encouraged to transition to e-Anatomy.  e-Anatomy is an interactive atlas of human anatomy and includes CT, MRI and radiographic images as well as thousands of anatomical structure and more than 375,000 “translated medical labels.”  The...

25 Jun 2017
Welcome New Medical Residents and Fellows

Welcome new medical residents and fellows! As you begin your studies at Emory, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) Library is here to help you along the way. We have branch libraries located at four EHC hospitals: EUH, EUH Midtown, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, and Grady campus. Additionally, we have a team of clinical informationists available to...

19 Jun 2017
New Journal Impact Factors now available

The 2017 release of updated Journal Impact Factors are now available.  Access to the new Impact Factors are made available through Journal Citation Reports via the Web of Science platform.  These are the most recent Impact Factors reflecting journal citation data from 2016.  Journal Impact Factors are a proprietary measurement of journal quality based on the...

22 May 2017
New App for Accessing Emory E-journals: BrowZine

The BrowZine app, available for Apple, Android devices and a desktop version, allows for easier access to Emory’s online journal subscriptions. My Bookshelf allows users to create one’s own “library” of online journals.  Up to 64 journals can be placed in My Bookshelf.  BrowZine supports majority of publishers; the comprehensive list of publishers can be...

08 May 2017
All Emory blackboard content unavailable after Aug. 31, 2017

Emory University is in the final stages of transitioning to Canvas.  Blackboard content and archives will be permanently unavailable after August 31, 2017.  Content will need to exported and saved locally for any course, grade center, or Store & Share to be accessed in the future. Additional information and detailed steps for exporting Blackboard content...

01 May 2017
Congratulations to Scavenger Hunt Winners

Congratulations to the scavenger hunt winners who correctly answered questions about the recent exhibit, And There’s the Humor of It: Shakespeare and the Four Humors.  This travelling exhibit, curated by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, was on display at the WHSC Library through April 22.  The exhibit was also on display in the Jones Room...

25 Apr 2017
Isabel: A differential diagnosis tool

Need assistance with a diagnosis? There’s a database for that. Isabel is a differential diagnosis tool in which you enter any symptoms and are provided a list of possible diagnoses. Click on individual conditions and drugs for additional information provided through library resources. The WHSC Library welcomes your opinion of Isabel in this 6-question survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/IsabelEvaluation...

05 Apr 2017
DynaMed Plus

Want to stay current in your specialty? Updated daily based on monitoring of over 500 medical journals and guidelines publications, DynaMed Plus makes it easy to do so by using its Recent Updates feature that allows users to view all updates or only practice-changing updates. DynaMed Plus is a point-of-care tool that includes clinical calculators...